Tips and Tricks

Lessons I Learned From My Stay-at-Home Dad

While we still have a long way to go with gender equality, men are shouldering more of the domestic burden — and spending more time parenting — than any generation before them. American women are making gains in job and wage-earning opportunities which has a lot to do with the large increase of SAHDs today. We are […]

Teenager

6 Tips for Parenting a Tween Without Losing Your Mind

Bet you are relieved that you (barely) survived the “terrible twos” and the even more fun “terrible threes”. And you probably thought you were in the clear after that. Nope. The real fun starts when your kids enter their tweens. The tantrum filled toddler years are actually quite similar to the tween years. Kids want […]

Food

How Your Family Benefits From Home Cooked Meals

The number of families who frequently dine out instead of sharing a home cooked meal is on the rise. This trend is actually worrying me. It looks like we are letting our fast paced lives rob us of the priceless time that we can have when we eat family meals at home. I’m as busy […]

Parenting

5 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Cradle Cap

If you have noticed dry, flaky or scaly patches on your baby’s head, it may be a case of cradle cap (also referred to as seborrhoeic dermatitis or crib cap). There’s no reason to panic, though – cradle cap is very common among new babies and it isn’t harmful at all. It’s also important to […]

Your Health

Here Are 5 Things to Know About Freezing Your Eggs

Women are having babies later and later in life. And while age is certainly an important factor when trying to conceive, these days there are ways delay your biological clock. Egg freezing is one of those ways. Egg freezing (also known as oocyte cryopreservation) is slowly becoming mainstream. While it was once considered experimental, that […]

Style

Walmart Launches Its First Clothing Subscription With Kidbox

Walmart has added a new aspect to its business that is bound to make parents everywhere smile. The retailer recently announced that it is partnering with Kidbox, a  curated and subscription-box company similar to Stitch Fix but focused only on selling clothing for babies, girls and boys. The partnership deal with KIDBOX provides Walmart customers with […]